New Profile Shot for Joe Henson Photography Hair and Makeup Artist – Kerry-Lou!

Kerry-Lou is my super-talented Hair and Makeup Artist! See her work at kerry-lou.com and, of course, all over my portfolio. Kerry-Lou and I have been a team for the past 13 years and the result of that experience together is a psychic connection and seamless execution of our shared artistic vision.  Those of you who Read more about New Profile Shot for Joe Henson Photography Hair and Makeup Artist – Kerry-Lou![…]

A Totally Different Kind of Headshot!

I have recently taken up shooting boxing matches for a friend at ringsidereport.com.  I’ve always been fascinated by the primal drama of boxing and getting the opportunity to shoot a few fights has been both exciting and educational.   So, what does shooting boxing have to do with shooting headshots?  Actually, there are a few Read more about A Totally Different Kind of Headshot![…]

The Top 5 Secrets to Amazing Headshots

Having worked in New York City (one of the most actor-concentrated areas in the world) for the past 30 years as a professional headshot photographer, and having photographed over 16,000 clients, I have learned much about what makes the most effective headshots and I’d like to share some of that information with you today! First, Read more about The Top 5 Secrets to Amazing Headshots[…]

New Beauty Shot for Portfolio

We recently had the pleasure of shooting fashion model, Alicia Ellen Moore! Alicia’s Hair and Make-up was done by Margie Bresciani of Pro-Style-Crew.  Margie is a super talented senior stylist with Kerry-Lou‘s Pro-Style-Crew Beauty team.  Portfolio shoots are an excellent opportunity to expand my lighting repertoire, to experiment with new techniques, which can then be used Read more about New Beauty Shot for Portfolio[…]

Joe Henson photographs Larry Maltz, brilliant jazz guitarist, for his new CD!

I just had the pleasure of shooting a publicity session for Larry Maltz, Jazz Guitarist, for his soon to be released solo CD. Larry has performed and recorded with numerous small Jazz groups, Rhythm and Blues bands, Bluegrass/Country, and show bands as well as solo venues. He has appeared with many club and society bands Read more about Joe Henson photographs Larry Maltz, brilliant jazz guitarist, for his new CD![…]

NY Headshot with Marian Fontana Author of “A Widow’s Walk”

My career brings me in contact with fascinating people. I love meeting and working with clients whose lives and experiences inspire and elevate us all. Marian Fontana is such a person. Marian lost her husband, a firefighter from Squad 1 in Park Slope, in the 911 World Trade Center attack. A single mother raising her Read more about NY Headshot with Marian Fontana Author of “A Widow’s Walk”[…]

Session with Susan Narucki, Grammy Award Winning Soprano!

One of the most enjoyable aspects of my job is meeting interesting and talented people and spending time getting to know them and understand what type of photograph they need. We recently had the pleasure of shooting Susan Narucki, Grammy award winning internationally acclaimed Soprano who has been described as “one of the leading interpreters Read more about Session with Susan Narucki, Grammy Award Winning Soprano![…]

Headshot in NYC with Actor John Henson, Host of ABC’s Wipeout, Talk Soup, and youngest brother!

Only a photographer can get away with shooting his own brother and not doing prison time! I’m lucky enough to have four brothers and we’re as tight as Bruce Jenner’s facelift! Once a year we go away with my father for a long weekend of bonding, imbibing, and testosterone induced mayhem. We call it “Stag Read more about Headshot in NYC with Actor John Henson, Host of ABC’s Wipeout, Talk Soup, and youngest brother![…]

Victoria Lasdon Rose, Publisher of US Magazine Weekly

Recently, we had the privilege of taking publicity photographs of Victoria Lasdon Rose, the esteemed publisher of US Magazine Weekly.  It was an honor to be chosen as her photographer because she obviously had a large pool of photographers to choose from.  It was equally rewarding to be remembered from a past shoot over 17 Read more about Victoria Lasdon Rose, Publisher of US Magazine Weekly[…]

Shooting author of “Tipping Sacred Cows”, Jake Breeden

I love shooting writers!  I was recently contacted by Jake Breeden, iconoclast, corporate consultant and author of the soon to be released “Tipping Sacred Cows: Kick the Bad Work Habits that Masquerade as Virtues”  You can check out Jake’s website at http:www.breedenideas.com.  After a discussion of concepts and pre-planning, Jake flew in from Chapel Hill, Read more about Shooting author of “Tipping Sacred Cows”, Jake Breeden[…]